VI Workshop of the Fellows and Affiliates

Workshop of the Fellows and Affiliates

Sixth Edition, Siracusa

10 June 2016


Ortygia Business School
Via Roma 124, Siracusa
Aula Magna

Morning Session


Chair: Michele Pellizzari (University of Geneva and fRDB)


10:00-11:00 Coordination of hours within a firm

Presenter: Claudio Labanca (University of California San Diego and fRDB)
Discussant: Giacomo De Giorgi (NY Fed and fRDB)

11:00-11:30 COFFEE BREAK

11:30-12:30 Is worker mobility conditionally random?

Presenter: Annaig Morin (Copenhagen Business School and fRDB)
Discussant: Dario Maimone (University of Messina and Queen Mary College)

12:30-13:30 The role of education for amenity based sorting in British cities

Presenter: Luisa Gagliardi (University of Geneva)
Discussant: Marta De Philippis (Bank of Italy and fRDB)

13:30-14:30 LUNCH


Afternoon session


Chair: Pietro Navarra (University of Messina and Penn University)


14:30-15:30 Foreign Peer Effects and Native Major Choices

Presenter: Massimo Anelli (Bocconi University and fRDB)
Discussant: Pietro Biroli (University of Zurich and fRDB)

15:30-16:30 Information Frictions in the Labor Market: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Presenter: Vittorio Bassi (UCL, IFS and fRDB)
Discussant: Francesco Drago (University of Messina and Ortygia Business School)

16:30-17:00 COFFEE BREAK

17:00-18:00 Participation and Sustainability

Presenter: Serena Cocciolo (Stockholm University and fRDB)
Discussant: Maurizio Lisciandra (University of Messina)